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Published in 1852, according to the English Catalogue of Books
At head of title: Dedicated to H. R. H. Prince Albert, K. G., etc. ..
Vol. 1 has added t.-p. in colors
Vols. 2-3 edited by J. G. Strutt and published by the London Printing and Publishing Company. The t.-p.'s to vols. 2-3 are bound at the end of division 6